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Najat Abdulrahman

Yahsat
Executive Director Strategic Business Development
avatar for Thomas Abell

Thomas Abell

Accenture Development Partnerships
Senior Manager - Digital
avatar for Omar Abou-Samra

Omar Abou-Samra

American Red Cross
Director, Global Disaster Preparedness Center
MA

M.G. Abutaleb

UltiSat Inc.
Chief Executive Officer
MA

Michael Adelberg

Google
Strategic Partnerships - Google Access
avatar for Heba Aly

Heba Aly

IRIN News
Director
avatar for Nick Anderson

Nick Anderson

Save the Children
Associate Director, Emergency Food Security and Livelihoods
avatar for Thea Anderson

Thea Anderson

Mercy Corps
Director, Financial Inclusion
avatar for Ed Aoki

Ed Aoki

IEEE SFBACouncil
Treasurer
avatar for Anahi Ayala

Anahi Ayala

Internews
Senior Director - Humanitarian Programs
avatar for Najwa Ayoub

Najwa Ayoub

Thuraya Telecommunications
Head of Global Disaster and Relief
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Alpha Bah

World Food Programme (WFP)
Chief – Emergency Telecommunications Cluster and IT Emergency...
avatar for William Barron

William Barron

iMMAP
Chief Executive Officer
avatar for Morgan Beach

Morgan Beach

American Red Cross
Senior Officer, Corporate Partnerships
avatar for Linus Bengtsson

Linus Bengtsson

Flowminder
Executive Director
KB

Kathleen Berroth

Omidyar Network
Director / Venture Partner
avatar for Andrina Beuggert

Andrina Beuggert

swissnex SF
Mercator Fellow on Humanitarian Innovation
avatar for Cameron Birge

Cameron Birge

Microsoft Philanthropies
Humanitarian Response Manager
avatar for Steve Birnbaum

Steve Birnbaum

Marlink
Business Development Manager Americas, Humanitarian & NGO
avatar for Dawn Blalock

Dawn Blalock

United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA)
Programme Management Advisor, Office of the Director, Corporate...
avatar for Matt Bohan

Matt Bohan

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Senior Program Officer – Financial Services for the Poor
CB

Christophe Bois

iMMAP
Chief Operations Officer
avatar for Brian Boshart

Brian Boshart

SAP Public Services
Senior Vice President & GM
avatar for Bryan Breckenridge

Bryan Breckenridge

Box
Executive Director, Box.org
MB

Melissa Bukuru

Soros Fund Management
Analysts / Strategist
avatar for Elaine Burroughs

Elaine Burroughs

Save the Children International
IT Programme Manager
JB

Joseph Burton

US Department of State
Counselor for Technology and Security Policy
avatar for Sarah Cairns-Smith

Sarah Cairns-Smith

Boston Consulting Group
Senior Partner and Managing Director
CC

Chris Canavan

Soros Fund Management
Director, Global Policy Development
avatar for Brent Carbno

Brent Carbno

Ericsson Response
Program Director
MC

Maggie Carter

US Fund for UNICEF
Vice President, Corporate Partnerships
avatar for Marian Casey-Maslen

Marian Casey-Maslen

Communicating with Disaster Affected Communities (CDAC) Network
Director
avatar for Brum Cerzosimo

Brum Cerzosimo

UltiSat Inc.
Senior Director Global Accounts
JC

Jennifer Chan

Centre for Humanitarian Data
Advisor
SC

Sonika Chandra

Western Union
Vice President of Strategic Digital Partnerships
avatar for Jeremy Cole

Jeremy Cole

RedRose
Director
avatar for Steve Collar

Steve Collar

O3b Networks
Chief Executive Officer
JC

Jennifer Colwell

RMK Productions
avatar for Jenny Coneff

Jenny Coneff

Cash Learning Partnership (CaLP)
North America Regional Focal Point
avatar for Erin Connor

Erin Connor

Cisco Systems
Public Benefit Investment Manager
avatar for Daniel Couture

Daniel Couture

United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)
Chief Information Officer
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John Crowley

International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC)
Manager of Knowledge and Learning
avatar for Joao Paulo Cunha

Joao Paulo Cunha

University of Porto / INESC TEC
Associate Professor
avatar for Rebecca Curzon

Rebecca Curzon

IBM
Senior Program Manager, Corporate Citizenship and Corporate Affairs
avatar for Martin Dawes

Martin Dawes

Communicating with Disaster Affected Communities (CDAC) Network
Advocacy and Communication Adviser
avatar for Michael Dawson

Michael Dawson

Mercy Corps
Senior Technology Advisor
avatar for Jack Deasy

Jack Deasy

O3b Networks
Vice President, Government Solutions
avatar for Gerald Demeules

Gerald Demeules

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
Global ICT Advisor
avatar for Ben Donahue

Ben Donahue

Souktel Digital Solutions
Senior Business Development Manager
avatar for Samir Doshi

Samir Doshi

US Agency for International Development (USAID)
Senior Scientist
avatar for Thierry Draus

Thierry Draus

SES
Senior Manager, Civil and Institutional Projects
avatar for Kareem Elbayar

Kareem Elbayar

United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA)
Technology Partnerships Adviser
avatar for Yumi Endo

Yumi Endo

Humanitarian Data Exchange (HDX)
Product Designer
avatar for Patricia Facultad

Patricia Facultad

World Food Programme (WFP)
Private Sector Partnerships Manager, Technology and Innovation
avatar for Christopher Fearon

Christopher Fearon

Google
Disaster Response
avatar for Silvia Figueira

Silvia Figueira

Santa Clara University
Associate Professor of Computer Engineering and Director, Frugal...
JF

Jennifer Fluder

US Agency for International Development (USAID)
Senior Innovation and Partnership Advisor
avatar for Lily Frey

Lily Frey

Electronic Cash Transfer Learning Action Network (ELAN)
Electronic Cash Transfer Officer
avatar for Marton Galanthay

Marton Galanthay

International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)
Head of ICT - Americas Region
GG

Gregory Geli

Novacom Services
Head of Sales
KG

Kirsten Gelsdorf

University of Virginia
Director Global Humanitarian Policy
avatar for Maryam Ghofraniha

Maryam Ghofraniha

LinkedIn
Head of Global Partnerships, LinkedIn for Good
avatar for Florian Le Goaziou

Florian Le Goaziou

Action Contre La Faim (ACF)
Field Telecom Manager
avatar for Vincent Graf

Vincent Graf

International Committee of the Red Cross
ICT Innovation Officer
avatar for Catherine Graham

Catherine Graham

Humanity Road
Chief Operations Officer
TG

Thomas Grant

US Pacific Command
Technical Director
avatar for Simon Gray

Simon Gray

Eutelsat
Vice President of Humanitarian Affairs
DG

Doug Greene

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)
Chief Information Officer
SG

Scott Griffin

US Pacific Command
MCIP Workshop Director
avatar for Dakota Gruener

Dakota Gruener

ID2020
Executive Director
avatar for Joseph Guay

Joseph Guay

The Policy Lab
Associate
avatar for Connie Guglielmo

Connie Guglielmo

CNET News
Editor in Chief
avatar for Peter Hage

Peter Hage

NetHope
Director of Strategic Partnerships
MH

Mariko Hall

Emergency Telecommunications Cluster (ETC)
Communications & Information Management
avatar for Edward Happ

Edward Happ

University of Michigan - School of Information
Executive Fellow
avatar for Andrew Harper

Andrew Harper

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)
Head – UNHCR Innovation
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David Hartshorn

Global VSAT Forum
Secretary General
avatar for Luc Hastir

Luc Hastir

SES Techcom
Senior Communications Systems Engineer
avatar for Mark Hawkins

Mark Hawkins

Save the Children
Global Field Technology Manager
MH

Matthew Hawkins

City and County of San Francisco Department of Emergency Management
Mission Chief
avatar for Travis Heneveld

Travis Heneveld

Motorola Solutions
Director United Nations Account
avatar for William Hoffman

William Hoffman

World Economic Forum
Project Lead, Platform Economy, AI, IoT and Trust
avatar for Gilles Hoffmann

Gilles Hoffmann

Government of Luxembourg
Emergency.lu Coordinator
avatar for Christian Hyde

Christian Hyde

Hyde & Associates
Director
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Bob Iannucci

Carnegie Mellon University
Distinguished Service Professor
DI

Daniel Iland

Uber
Software Engineer
DI

Dan Isaac

SES
Senior Manager
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Per Rune Iversen

Marlink
Vice President, Humanitarian and NGO
CI

Christopher Ivory

EMC
Vice President, UN NGO
AJ

Anna Jefferys

United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA)
Content Editor
avatar for Coenraad Jonker

Coenraad Jonker

Commonwealth Bank of Australia - International Financial Services
Executive General Manager, Digital Banking
avatar for Hannah Judge

Hannah Judge

Mapbox
Business team
avatar for Sam Kansara

Sam Kansara

Google
Product Manager - Google Wallet
AK

Anthony Kimani

World Vision International
Humanitarian Technologies Advisor
avatar for Andrej Kirn

Andrej Kirn

World Economic Forum
Community Lead, International Organisations
avatar for Eric Kiruhura

Eric Kiruhura

World Food Programme (WFP)
Services for Communities Advisor, Emergency Telecommunications Cluster
avatar for Christine Knudsen

Christine Knudsen

Sphere
Executive Director
avatar for Erica Kochi

Erica Kochi

United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)
Co-Founder – UNICEF Innovation
avatar for Bernhard Kowatsch

Bernhard Kowatsch

World Food Programme (WFP)
Head of Innovation Accelerator
avatar for Zvika Krieger

Zvika Krieger

World Economic Forum
Center for the Fourth Industrial Revolution
avatar for Dale Kunce

Dale Kunce

American Red Cross
Global Lead – ICT and Analytics
avatar for Alan Kuresevic

Alan Kuresevic

SES Techcom
Vice President, Engineering
avatar for Isaac Kwamy

Isaac Kwamy

NetHope
Director, Global Programs, Humanitarian Disaster Management
avatar for Oliver Lacey-Hall

Oliver Lacey-Hall

Head of OCHA Indonesia/ASEAN Liaison Office
United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs...
avatar for Pat Lanthier

Pat Lanthier

Rivera/Lanthier and Associates
Founder and Principal
DL

Debbie Ledbetter

HP Foundation
HP LIFE Program Manager
avatar for Jillian Lennartz

Jillian Lennartz

CA Technologies
Principal - Corporate Social Responsibility
avatar for Alicia Lopez

Alicia Lopez

Dell
LATAM Giving Manager & Global Disaster Relief
JM

Jennifer MacCann

Response Innovation Lab
Response Innovation Lab Director
avatar for Alicia Phillips Mandaville

Alicia Phillips Mandaville

InterAction
Vice President, Global Development Policy and Learning
avatar for Nathaniel Manning

Nathaniel Manning

Ushahidi
Chief Operations Officer
avatar for Nada El Marji

Nada El Marji

Inmarsat
Director, Aid and Development
RM

Robert Marsh

Inveneo
Executive Director
avatar for Corey Marshall

Corey Marshall

Splunk
Director, Splunk4Good
avatar for Chrissy Martin

Chrissy Martin

US Agency for International Development (USAID)
Digital Finance Expert
avatar for Rod Massey

Rod Massey

SAP
Client Partner, UN
avatar for Gregory Matthews

Gregory Matthews

International Rescue Committee
Deputy Director of Economic Programs for Cash Initiatives
avatar for Jeanette Mellinger

Jeanette Mellinger

Consultant
User Researcher + Strategist
JM

Jean-Noel Melotte

UN Women
Program and Cash Aid Specialist
CM

Chris Mikkelsen

Refunite
Chief Executive Officer
JM

Josh Miner

Iridium Satellite
Executive Director, Strategy and Partnerships
avatar for Naomi Morenzoni

Naomi Morenzoni

Salesforce.org
Senior Director, Philanthropy and Strategy
HM

Hector Mujica

Google
Google.org Regional Manager - Latin America and Crisis Response
avatar for Josh Musick

Josh Musick

frog
Principal Design Director
avatar for Paul Musser

Paul Musser

MasterCard
Senior Vice President, Humanitarian, Development and Donor...
avatar for Sheba Najmi

Sheba Najmi

Code for Pakistan | Exygy
Founder & Executive Director | Sr UX Strategist
CN

Catherine Nelson

Google
Humanitarian Response and International Standards
avatar for Meghan Nesbit

Meghan Nesbit

Twilio.org
Director, Nonprofits
avatar for Amanda Noonan

Amanda Noonan

frog
Strategy Director – frogImpact
avatar for Hamed Odeh

Hamed Odeh

Yahsat
Senior Manager - Business Development
SO

Suresh Ojha

National Instruments
Principal Design Engineer
SP

Sumi Paranjape

Director Technology Innovation
Vulcan
avatar for Olly Parsons

Olly Parsons

GSM Association (GSMA)
Market Engagement Manager, Disaster Response
avatar for Mark Peterson

Mark Peterson

Orange Silicon Valley
Senior Technology Analyst
avatar for Rebecca Petras

Rebecca Petras

Translators without Borders
Deputy Director
avatar for Enrica Porcari

Enrica Porcari

World Food Programme (WFP)
Chief Information Officer and Chair of the Emergency...
avatar for Beth Porter

Beth Porter

United Nations Capital Development Fund
Policy Advisor, Financial Inclusion and Better Than Cash Alliance
avatar for Nicholas van Praag

Nicholas van Praag

Ground Truth Solutions
Director
avatar for Marina Skuric Prodanovic

Marina Skuric Prodanovic

Chief, Private Sector Section
United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs...
avatar for Greg Puley

Greg Puley

United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA)
Senior Advisor, Coordination and Response Division
SR

Syed Raza

Digital Impact Alliance (DIAL)
Senior Director, Data
avatar for Kyla Reid

Kyla Reid

GSM Association (GSMA)
Head of Digital Identity and Disaster Response
avatar for Julia Reinhardt

Julia Reinhardt

HumanityX
Senior Advisor
AR

Andrew Reiskind

Mastercard
Senior Vice President, Data Management
KR

Karl Reynolds

Google
Standards Development Manager
JR

Justin Richmond

impl. project
Executive Director
KR

Kimberly Roberson

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)
Chief of Section
SR

Simon Roberts

AST Systems Ltd
Corporate Sales
avatar for Nicole Robinson

Nicole Robinson

SES
Corporate Vice President, Government Market Solutions
RR

Reynaldo Rodrigues

International Rescue Committee
Project Director, ICT4P
avatar for Michael Rohwer

Michael Rohwer

BSR (Business for Social Responsibility)
Associate Director, Information and Communications Technology
avatar for John Rosica

John Rosica

NVIS Communications, LLC
President
avatar for Simone Ross

Simone Ross

Techonomy Media
Co-Founder
AR

Alex Rutherford

Facebook
Public Policy Research Manager
avatar for Joseph Sargi

Joseph Sargi

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees – Lebanon
Communicating with Communities Associate
avatar for Meg Sattler

Meg Sattler

Communicating with Disaster Affected Communities (CDAC) Network
Innovations Specialist
avatar for Daniel Scarnecchia

Daniel Scarnecchia

Harvard Humanitarian Initiative
Researcher at Signal Program on Human Security and Technology
avatar for Erik Schlegel

Erik Schlegel

Microsoft
Senior Engineer
CS

Chad Schmidt

SAP Public Services
VP of Services; Federal Agencies
avatar for Frank Schott

Frank Schott

NetHope
Vice President, Global Programs
avatar for Steve Schwartz

Steve Schwartz

Tableau Software
Social Impact Marketing Manager
avatar for Satwik Seshasai

Satwik Seshasai

Segovia
Chief Technology Officer
avatar for Abdo Shabah

Abdo Shabah

Humanitas Solutions
Chief Executive Officer
avatar for Jalal Shah

Jalal Shah

World Food Programme (WFP)
Global ETC Coordinator
RS

Rami Shakra

NetHope
Director of Field Connectivity
avatar for Hani Shannak

Hani Shannak

United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)
Chief, ICTD Operations
avatar for Rose Shuman

Rose Shuman

Question Box + BrightFront
Founder
avatar for Alexandra Sicotte-Levesque

Alexandra Sicotte-Levesque

United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA)
Global Adviser, Community Engagement
VS

Vanessa Slavich

California College of the Arts
Graduate Student - Interaction Design
avatar for Mike Smit

Mike Smit

Dalhousie University
Associate Professor
avatar for Karen Smith

Karen Smith

United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA)
Business Partnership Advisor
RS

Ron Snyder

Cisco Systems
Network Consulting Engineer - Tactical Operations
avatar for Peter Solar

Peter Solar

PATH
Program Officer, Global Corporate Engagement
avatar for Gwi-Yeop Son

Gwi-Yeop Son

United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA)
Director of Corporate Programmes
avatar for Barbara Span

Barbara Span

Western Union
Vice President, Global Public Affairs
avatar for Doug Stropes

Doug Stropes

US Agency for International Development (USAID)
Senior Advisor, Office of US Foreign Disaster Assistance
avatar for Adam Szafran

Adam Szafran

Team Rubicon Global
Enterprise Technology Manager
RT

Ramon Tabtiang

Google
Legal Counsel
avatar for Sarah Telford

Sarah Telford

United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA)
Program Lead – Centre for Humanitarian Data
avatar for Rene Thiessen

Rene Thiessen

Danimex Communication A/S
Key Account Manager UN/NGO
avatar for Shara Tibken

Shara Tibken

CNET News
Senior Reporter
avatar for Neil Townsend

Neil Townsend

Start Network
Programme Manager, DEPP Innovation Labs
HT

Hung Tran

O3b Networks
Business Development
PT

Pauline Truckle

AST Systems Ltd
Managing Director
SV

Selvam Velmurugan

Senior Director, Philanthropic Technology
Vulcan
avatar for Christophe Vergeron

Christophe Vergeron

Action Contre La Faim (ACF)
Head of Information Systems
avatar for Jeffrey Villaveces

Jeffrey Villaveces

Programme Specialist for Information Management
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
avatar for Patrick Vinck

Patrick Vinck

Harvard Humanitarian Initiative
Research Director
avatar for Diane Wagner

Diane Wagner

Microsoft
Director, Language Solutions
avatar for John Warnes

John Warnes

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)
Emergency Lab Technology Officer, UNHCR Innovation
avatar for James Waterman

James Waterman

One Concern
Senior Director, Global Engagement
avatar for Adele Waugaman

Adele Waugaman

US Agency for International Development (USAID)
Senior Advisor – Digital Health
avatar for Daudi Were

Daudi Were

Ushahidi
Chief Executive Officer
avatar for Erik Wetter

Erik Wetter

Flowminder Foundation
Co-founder and Chairman
avatar for Jeffrey Wishnie

Jeffrey Wishnie

Digital Impact Alliance (DIAL) at the UN Foundation
Senior Director, Platforms and Services
avatar for David Witkowski

David Witkowski

Joint Venture Silicon Valley
Executive Director, Wireless Communications
avatar for Chris Wolff

Chris Wolff

CARE
Senior Director - Corporate Partnerships, Innovation, and Tech


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